Job Postings

City of Canton is currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered.

Position   Requirements
First Monday Labor   City of Canton is accepting applications for full-time laborer for First Monday /Parks department.  HS diploma or GED, valid TX driver's license and ability to run yard equipment required.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position.
     
Police Officer   City of Canton is accepting applications for a Police Officer. Applicants must meet the minimum requirements for licensing as a Peace Officer as prescribed by TCOLE and a valid Texas driver's license.  The successful candidate must undergo a written exam, background investigation, review board, pscyhological evaluation and drug screen.  A City of Canton TCOLE application must be completed to be considered for this position (see below). EOE. Open until filled.  
     
Wastewater System Tech   City of Canton is accepting applications for Full-Time TCEQ Certified Class C Wastewater Tech (or above) to provide wastewater laboratory work in conducting daily analysis of wastewater and stream samples in accordance with local, state and federal guidelines and to perform daily maintenance on plant machinery and equipment. Must be able to work weekends. Pay DOQ. Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.
     
Building Inspector / Code Enf. Officer   City of Canton is accepting applications for FT Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer. Requirements:  Associates Degree or comparable experience in the field,. Must be knowledgeable of applicable Federal, State and local laws. Prefer applicant with building inspector licensing under IBC. Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position. Salary DOQ.
     

Applications may be picked up at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton (City Hall) or downloaded by clicking:
For general application, click here. 
Special application for Dispatcher, click here. 
Special application for firefighters, click here. 
Special application for police officers/reserves, click here.

Applications should be returned as follows:  In person at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, Texas, (City Hall) OR fax to Human Resources @ (903) 567-1793, OR e-mail to djohnson@cantontx.gov.